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PIPE TAMPER

Unique ID: KENT-EA3FE7

Object type certainty: Certain
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total An incomplete cast copper alloy, post Medieval (c.17th to 18th century) ring loop pipe tamper.

Description: The ring loop had wide shoulders now terminating at historic breaks, one at the junction with the collar and the other approx. 11.38mm in length. A circular sectioned shaft projects from the base of the ring, this terminates in a pad, with a flat circular tamper plate.

Measurements: stem -height: 24.83mm, diameter: 4.34,

collar: diameter: 5.10mm, depth: 3.20mm,

pad: diameter: 7.33

Loop - length: approx..31.38mm, width: 2.96mm, thickness:2.49mm and weight of 3.84g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 13.38 mm
Height: 24.83 mm
Width: 2.96 mm
Thickness: 2.49 mm
Weight: 3.84 g
Diameter: 4.34 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Mags Erwin
Identified by: Ms Mags Erwin

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dover (District)
Parish or ward: Eastry (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR3049
Four figure Latitude: 51.1939061
Four figure longitude: 1.29042058
1:25K map: TR3049
1:10K map: TR34NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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